Itineraries & News

Winter Early Booking Lodging Deals in Vail

Secure savings on lodging for the winter season by booking early. Promotion is available for the following lodges if you book by December 15, 2022. Travel between November 19, 2022 – April 16, 2023. Blackout dates may apply. MANOR VAIL LODGE Save 10% on stays between 1-3 nights, 15% off stays 4 nights, and 20%...

Family Fun in the Winter

If you’re planning a trip to the Vail Valley with kids during ski season, you’ll want to know about all the Valley has to offer. Read on for our suggestions for kids of all ages and interests, whether they are feeling active and adventurous, or artistic and observant. If you have first-time skiers or snowboarders...

Dog’s Paradise – A Vacation Guide that is Pet Approved

In the Vail Valley we have all the things dogs (and humans) love: hiking, dining, swimming, adventures and relaxation! Below you will find a lists of restaurants, parks and trails that are all pet friendly. Click here to see the list of pet friendly lodging options. Restaurants – Keep in mind, even though some restaurants...

A Week in the Vail Valley

Day 1: Explore Vail At 8,150 feet, Vail is famously known for its steep ski slopes. In the summer, our mountains come alive. We recommend visiting Vail Village on your first day to explore the iconic Bavarian inspired village. Explore local shops, quaint restaurants, and walking paths. If you’re not staying in the Village or...

The Perfect Autumn Long Weekend in the Vail Valley

With crinkling color changing leaves, campfire smoke, and cozy mountain cabins available, the perfect long weekend in the Vail Valley has all that autumnal goodness and more. While at a high altitude, acclimatize by drinking plenty of water, reducing your exercise, and resting up to ensure your weekend goes smoothly. If you want to speed...

Take Care of the Vail Valley

While visiting the Vail Valley, you encounter nature at every turn. By practicing how to Leave No Trace, we preserve and care for the Vail Valley. Whether you are spending time on our world-famous slopes, camping in our expansive forests, or fishing in our clear waters, take some time to appreciate your surroundings. Read on...

Experience the American West in the Vail Valley

When exploring the Vail Valley, you will find that the legacy and history of both the American West along with the Valley itself surrounds you. While visiting our small towns, you may see original architecture that nods to the Bavarian ski villages Vail was modeled after. Or when you stop by a local restaurant, you’ll...

An Adventurer’s Paradise: Must See and Do’s in the Vail Valley

Surround yourself with the Valley’s beauty Scale mountain tops, sleep under the stars, and experience the wilderness. The Vail Valley has hiking trails and camping sites galore, all ready for you to explore. The Vail Valley Mountain Trails Alliance provides information and recommendations about our local trails. For an immersive experience, take your backpack and...

Favorite Vail Valley Keepsakes

The Vail Valley is a place unlike any other, offering everything from adventure to ultimate relaxation, and helping you make memories that will last a lifetime. What better way to commemorate your time in the Valley than with a keepsake (or a few)? Here’s how you can take Colorado home with you with local products...

The Best Things to Do in Vail

From Sarah Kuta, Lonely Planet Writer.  See the article on Lonely Planet here. While Vail is justly beloved for its skiing and snowboarding terrain, there’s much more to this Colorado mountain town than just snow sports. Whether you crave a big, bold adventure in the Rockies or prefer an afternoon of posh pampering, the Vail Valley offers vacationers a...